Rachel A. FernbachPartner
Rachel A. Fernbach concentrates her practice in the area of not-for-profit law and health care law with a specialty in psychiatry and other mental health services. She represents a variety of health care providers, including mental health providers and agencies that provide services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Ms. Fernbach has significant experience in corporate transactions involving not-for-profit corporations, including formation, application for federal tax exemption, mergers and acquisitions, dissolution and governmental approval of fundamental corporate actions. In addition, her expertise extends to the law governing physicians and other licensed health care professionals, including HIPAA compliance, licensure, disciplinary matters, confidentiality, documentation, and coding, reimbursement and audit matters. Ms. Fernbach serves as the Deputy Director and Assistant General Counsel of the New York State Psychiatric Association, a division of the American Psychiatric Association and the medical specialty association of psychiatrists practicing in New York State.
The George Washington University Law School, J.D. 1998
Tufts University, B.A. 1995
Ms. Fernbach is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.
Ms. Fernbach is a member of the New York State and Nassau County Bar Associations.